Following ICOs, SEC Subpoenas Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds (

The SEC has reportedly summoned the managers of several cryptocurrency-focused hedge funds. This sector has been rapidly growing over the past year and the American regulators apparently want to make sure they have a handle on the situation and to ensure that funds are not going to fields they disapprove of such as ICOs.

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Bitcoin Sinks Below $10k Following $133 Billion January Loss

Bitcoin price has dropped to the lowest level since for two weeks and could drop below $ 9,000 in the next 24 hours, price charts indicate. The downward move follows a month for bitcoin when its market capitalization has tumbled from a high of $ 296 billion on Jan. 5 to $ 163 billion today – a $ 133 billion …
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TIL that the FBI seized 144,000 bitcoins from Ross Ulbricht (silk road guy) in 2013 following his arrest and conviction. They were valued at close to $28.5million at the time of seizure. They’re now worth $1.9billion.

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Indian Entrepreneurs Rush to Launch Crypto Companies Following Bitcoin Boom (

Despite the government ramping up regulatory measures for bitcoin traders and exchanges, Indian entrepreneurs are rushing to set up companies with bitcoin or cryptocurrency-related words in their names.
Also read: South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions
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Bitcoin mining marketplace NiceHash loses tens of millions of dollars following hack

Bitcoin is flying sky high after crossing the $ 14,000 mark for the first time, but one projected aimed at helping mine coins is short of at least $ 60 million after it was hacked. NiceHash, a marketplace that matches those with spare computing to power to miners wanting to create new coins, has confirmed …
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